Dr. Ian Saldanha trained as a physician, epidemiologist, and health services researcher. His MBBS is from India and his MPH and PhD (Epidemiology) are from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in Baltimore, Maryland. Before joining Brown University in 2018, Dr. Saldanha was a Faculty member at Cochrane United States, the Cochrane Eyes and Vision US Satellite, and the Center for Clinical Trials and Evidence Synthesis at Johns Hopkins. Dr. Saldanha’s work has focused on improving the efficiency with which evidence-based medicine is brought to patient care. Specifically, his work has focused on identifying and using the right outcomes in research; evaluating and developing methods for research synthesis; and developing methods for research prioritization. Dr. Saldanha also has experience with teaching epidemiology and research synthesis methods.